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Symposium at the ISEE, 28th Annual Conference – Rome, Italy – September 2016

The 28th Conference of the International Society for Environmental Epidemiology (ISEE) will be held in Rome, Italy on the 1-4th September 2016. The main theme of the conference is “Old …

Short Term Scientific Missions (STSMs) in April, 2016

In April 2016, during the first Grant Period of COST Action IS1408, two Short Term Scientific Missions (STSMs) took place in 1) Basel, Switzerland, and in 2) Rome, Italy. Andreja Kukec – “Methods and …

Andreja Kukec – STSM 33176

Main points of the COST-STSM-IS1408-33716 Name: Andreja Kukec Home institution: Centre of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ljubljana and Slovenia National Institute of Public Health Host institution: Department of …

Isabell Rumrich – STSM 33687

Main points of the COST-STSM-IS1408-33687 Name: Isabell Rumrich Home institution: National Institute for Health and Welfare, Kuopio, Finland Host institution: Department of Epidemiology, Regional Health Service of Lazio, Rome, Italy Official …

3rd Plenary Conference – 1st Training School – Thessaloniki, Greece – 6-10 February, 2017

The next Action Plenary Conference and the first Action Training School will be hosted by the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (Greece) on 6-10 February, 2017, thanks to Dimosthenis Sarigiannis. The Action Event will …

1st Teaching planning meeting – London, UK – 7-8 April, 2016

A Teaching planning meeting is taking place in London, 7-8 April 2016. It is centred on the training issues related to the Action objectives, tasks and goals, including planning for …

2nd Plenary Conference – Budapest, Hungary – 3-4 March, 2016

The second Plenary Conference of the COST Action IS1408 ICSHNet was held in Budapest, Hungary, in March 2016, at the National Public Health Centre. Presentations focused on health impact of industrial contamination, environmental justice, …

1st Plenary Conference – Rome, Italy – 1-2 October, 2015

The first Plenary Conference of the COST Action IS1408 ICSHNet was held in Rome, Italy, in October 2015, at the Istituto Superiore di Sanità. Case studies, methodological aspects of the evaluation …

3rd Core Group Meeting – Budapest, Hungary – 4 March, 2016

Main points of discussion and decisions: The Action Questionnaire (AQ) It will be revised by the whole Core Group. Definition of criteria to select a short list of Industrially Contaminated …